Jean-Baptiste Say revolutionary, entrepreneur, economist /
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|Imprint:||London ; New York : Routledge, 2013.|
|Series:||Routledge studies in the history of economics
|Online Access:||Available in ProQuest Ebook Central - Academic Complete.|
This volume is the first full-length biography of Jean-Baptiste Say (1767-1832), the most famous French classical economist. During his lifetime Say actively took part in three revolutions: the French Revolution, the Industrial Revolution and the establishment of economics as an academic discipline. He struggled with Bonaparte, was the owner of a cotton spinning mill, and published his famous Treatise of political economy and many other economic writings.
|Bibliography:||Includes bibliographical references (p. -205) and index.|